The University of Iowa's Office of Leadership, Service, and Civic Engagement is seeking a Coordinator of Student Organization Development to provide leadership in the development, coordination, and execution of services provided to the student organization community at Iowa. This includes, but is not limited to, student organization registration, officer and advisor trainings, involvement programming, event review, and community development. This position will meet directly with individual students, advisors, and groups to facilitate leadership development and organizational success.
Leadership, Service, and Civic Engagement is housed within the Office of the Dean of Students at the University of Iowa, part of the Division of Student Life. Our programs help students develop lifelong leadership skills, offer incredible experiential service-learning, and provide civic engagement opportunities to students both on and off-campus. We strive to prepare students to lead & serve in their communities! Successful students develop skills and knowledge to become civic-minded leaders, become more mature in their thinking, assume greater responsibility for their own lives and learning, and develop their understanding of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
About the Division of Student Life:
is comprised of staff that embrace new ideas and thoughts, works together to keep our students safe, and provides them with life-changing experiences. The Division of Student Life includes 15 departments that span from Recreation Services to the Office of Leadership, Service and Civic Engagement and everything in between. We believe in working together as one team to achieve our mission: fostering student success by creating and promoting inclusive educationally purposeful services and activities within and beyond the classroom. One of our division priorities is to advance UI's goals to recruit and retain U.S. racial/ethnic minority (URM) staff and students.
Master's degree in College Student Personnel, Higher Education Administration, Student Development, or related discipline, or an equivalent combination of education and related experience.
Working experience (typically 6 months or more) working in higher education in advising, developing, coordinating, and evaluating student organization programming.
Demonstrated initiative and adaptability, as well as the ability to build positive working relationships and contribute to the success of an innovative team.
Commitment to and alignment with the values of the Division of Student Life, including a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and multiculturalism, as well experience working with students of color.
Willingness and ability to work a flexible schedule, including some evenings and weekends.
Working experience (typically 6 months or more) in utilizing student organization management software, particularly Campus Labs or similar software, as well as social media.
Working experience (typically 6 months or more) in campus programming with an emphasis in administration and leadership education.
Working experience (typically 6 months or more) in assessing and evaluating programs, and in conducting quantitative and qualitative research.
Knowledge of and commitment to University policies, procedures, and regulations.
In order to be considered, applicants must upload a resume and cover letter and mark them as a "Relevant File" to the submission.
Job openings are posted for a minimum of 14 calendar days and may be removed from posting and filled any time after the original posting period has ended. Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check. Up to 5 professional references will be requested at a later step in the recruitment process. For questions or additional information, please contact .
The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Internal Number: 21002587_1621445408
About University of Iowa
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.